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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Entry wristbands:           These are available at the Gate from 9am. Cash or Eftpos

                                           Entry Cost - Saturday $20,   Weekend Pass $30,

                                           Sunday $20, Kids under 16 - FREE entry (with paying adult).

 

Open hours:                     Saturday 10am-4:30pm and for the Dragon Burning, food stalls until 7:30pm.

                                           Sunday 10am-3pm.

 

What should I bring?     It is recommended that you bring: Cash (ATM facilities are limited)

                                           Bags for Market stall Purchases (We sell BMC Logo calico bags at the guild hall)

                                           Warm (layers of) clothes – it is cold in Balingup at this time of year.

 

Costumes:                        Most people wear medieval styled clothing.

                                           We can hire you a costume at a very reasonable price -

                                           contact Jodie on 0419 832 562 or email balingupcostumes@hotmail.com

 

Where do I park?           Parking attendants will direct you to parking spots for a ‘gold coin donation’ .

                                          Please ‘choose respect’ – they are all volunteers of the school P&C.

 

Animals:                           NO PETS OR ANIMALS of any kind are allowed at the event.

                                          Assistance Animals are welcome. Please show documentation to the Gate Manager.

 

Smoking:                         The Balingup Medieval Carnivale is a SMOKE FREE EVENT.

                                          A smoking area is off site along Brockman St. please dispose of butts thoughtfully.

 

Photography:                 You may be photographed by official photographers from Dragancaor Creative -

                                          please be respectful. We might like to use your image for future advertising but

                                          we require and will ask for your permission first.  

 

Marketing:                      All enquiries contact 0478 748 298 email balingupmedievalpr@hotmail.com or

                                         during the event you can leave a message at the Guild Hall.

 

Weapons:                       The Balingup Medieval Carnivale doesn't have a weapons policy for the event but

                                         we do follow the law. The public weapons regulations state - A Sword is a Schedule

                                         II weapon - would not be able to be worn in a main street or around the event.

                                         Police have advised that fines for traveling with or carrying any schedule 2 weapon

                                         are heavy. FYI - The re-enactors and performers who are licensed for weapons are

                                         subject to many policies and are heavily controlled.

                                         FYI - Sellers of weapons are restricted by law and regulations

 

Accommodation:         Usually booked out in Balingup months in advance. Alternatively try nearby towns

                                          Greenbushes, Nannup, Bridgetown, Mullalyup, Kirup or Donnybrook.

General Enquiries 

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